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07 3105 7800
Level 4, 348 Edward Street
Brisbane QLD 4000
Their vision is to provide better health outcomes though teamwork, professionalism and listening to their community
They work together to provide you with all the support you need to stay as healthy as you can.
Their team is made up of family doctors, primary care nurses , nurse practitioner, mental health nurse, dietician, physiotherapist and psychologist.
These things are important to them:
Affordable and accessible services
Sensitivity to cultural aspects of health and wellbeing
A patient centred approach where people and families are actively involved in their health care
A commitment to clinical excellence, training and continuous improvement
They are an accredited general practice medical centre serving a diverse range of patients. They are a group practice As well as GPs they also have on site pharmacy, pathology collection, dentist, physio, exercise physio, dietitian, diabetic educator, podiatrist and psychologists.
They also provide reception and nursing support for all of the hours the centre is open.
Mixed Billings, Children less than 16 years of age and patients with concession cards will continue to be fully bulk billed.
Providing a laid back tropical lifestyle that is complemented by capital city comforts, no other Australian city boasts the resilience, diversity, lifestyle and economic potential that the Townsville North Queensland Region enjoys. Known as the Second Capital of Queensland and with a population of approximately 193,601 people, Townsville offers a dynamic lifestyle coupled with strong economic prosperity. Townsville is a thriving precinct with access to a variety of world class education facilities from primary to tertiary (including James Cook University), leading edge health care, affordable housing, unique retailing, spectacular events and entertainment, dining precincts and a wide range of outdoor recreation options.
Townsville’s lifestyle is second to none. Our Economy Townsville has a diverse economy in which significant industries include retail trade, health and education services, government administration and defence, construction, mining, manufacturing, and property and business services. Major industries including metal refineries, port and rail. Our city is also a major service centre and the main centre for government administration outside Brisbane. Regional health services are provided by the Townsville Hospital and there are a number of research institutions such as James Cook University and the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority. Our large Defence Force community, due to our army and air force bases, also influences the local economy.
Our Geography: Townsville is located about halfway between the tip of Cape York and Brisbane. The Ross River flows from the foothills of the Hervey and Mount Stuart ranges to its outlet in Cleveland Bay, where the CBD’s skyline is dominated by the distinctive Castle Hill and Magnetic Island lies just eight kilometres offshore. Our local government area covers 3,736 square kilometres (0.2% of the total area of the State of Queensland), and is currently experiencing rapid residential development through the Northern Beaches growth corridor.
Their schools: Townsville has a diverse range of schools and childcare from to cover all ages up to University. There are state schools and private schools including a grammar school and a world class University and Medical school in James Cook University. All schools offer a wide range of academic and sporting activities and there is a huge range of local and national club sport activities available including cricket, rugby, football, netball, basketball and many, many more!
Things to do: You’ll never run out of ideas for the weekend. There are plenty of great attractions and amazing daytrips on offer, perfect for singles, couples, and families. It’s close to Magnetic Island and the Great Barrier Reef, boasts an incredible aquarium brimming with sea life and a sea turtle hospital, and has many buzzing cafés, bars, and restaurants along the trendy Strand esplanade. Beaches galore! Magnetic Island which is 20 mins ferry ride from the Breakwater ferry terminal in Townsville. There’s more to do in Townsville than relax on the beach, you can wander through rainforests, or wine and dine. With a thriving arts and culture scene, there are ample opportunities to enjoy live music and performances in Townsville,
They provide affordable, accessible, friendly, helpful, high quality healthcare, so their patients can get well and stay well! Their friendly team take care of the admin, so you can take care of the patients and get home on time!
The role of the general practitioner is to provide primary continuing healthcare services to individuals, families and the local community. The position requires the general practitioner to have the necessary clinical skills to make an assessment of a patient’s medical condition and the ability to provide the most appropriate investigations, procedure, other treatment and/or referral to allied health, community health professionals or specialist consultation to provide the best possible outcome for the patient. Adhering to the standards set out by the RACGP for clinical practice, the general practitioner must provide a complete service with recall systems, education, prevention programs and continuity of care to the patient as well as participate in continuing professional development and practice accreditation.
After Hours: Yes, One evening session to 7pm and one weekend morning session
They will arrange to meet you at the airport on arrival and transport you to the medical centre. They will provide you with accommodation in the medical centre flat for the first month (or longer if needed), while you are looking for your own accommodation. The practice will also provide you with a vehicle during this time. They will assist you as needed to find accommodation for you and your family, a vehicle to purchase and schools or childcare for your children as needed.
They will provide comprehensive orientation to the practice including training on the medical records software, billing requirements, local healthcare and referral network, prescribing requirements and any other matters necessary. They will assist you as needed to obtain medical defence insurance and provide you with details of professional development opportunities on an ongoing basis. The practice can also provide you with in-house taxation and business advice to ensure you are compliant with tax legislation and minimize tax paid (lawfully).
They will sponsor you for temporary and permanent resident visas as required. The practice will provide you with a GP mentor to guide you through the initial stages of your practice in Australia. We will provide you with exam support, including a tailored study plan, introduction to a study group, recommendation of study and training courses locally and on line and a GP mentor.
Qualifications and Experience:
MD or MBBS
AMC MCQ preferrably AMC Clinical
For more information on this position, please contact our team via email@example.com.
Please apply via the 'Apply Now' button on this page.